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employ

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  • verbmake use of
  • verbgive money in exchange for work performed
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Synonyms for employ

verb make use of
  • apply
  • engage
  • exploit
  • handle
  • occupy
  • operate
  • spend
  • use
  • utilize
  • bestow
  • exercise
  • exert
  • fill
  • manipulate
  • bring to bear
  • keep busy
  • put to use
  • take up
  • use up

Antonyms for employ

  • be lazy
  • surrender
  • yield
  • take
  • fire
  • ignore
  • lay off
  • let go
  • misuse
  • shun
  • unemploy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to employ

absorb

verb. occupy complete attention

apply

verb. put into use

applying

verb. put into use

boss

verb. control; command

bosses

verb. control; command

charter

verb. reserve, commission
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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